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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Rockford, IL (RFD)

Flight distance from Richmond to Rockford (Richmond International Airport – Chicago Rockford International Airport) is 704 miles / 1133 kilometers / 612 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Rockford (RFD) is 890 miles / 1433 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 45 minutes.

Richmond – Rockford

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704
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1133
Kilometers
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612
Nautical miles

How far is Rockford from Richmond?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 704.062 miles
  • 1133.078 kilometers
  • 611.813 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 702.898 miles
  • 1131.205 kilometers
  • 610.802 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Richmond International Airport to Chicago Rockford International Airport is 1 hour 49 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Richmond and Rockford is 1 hour. Rockford is 1 hour behind Richmond.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Richmond to Rockford generates about 125 kg of CO2 per passenger, 125 kilograms is equal to 276 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to Rockford

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD).

Airport information

Origin Richmond International Airport
City: Richmond, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RIC
ICAO Code: KRIC
Coordinates: 37°30′18″N, 77°19′10″W
Destination Chicago Rockford International Airport
City: Rockford, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RFD
ICAO Code: KRFD
Coordinates: 42°11′43″N, 89°5′49″W